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“Model-based Optimizing Control of a Water-to-Water Heat Pump Unit”

Authors: Morten C. Svensson,
Affiliation: Sør-Trøndelag University College
Reference: 1996, Vol 17, No 4, pp. 279-295.

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Keywords: Dynamic optimization, heat pumps, nonlinear programming

Abstract: This paper outlines the basic principles of on-line model-based steady-state optimizing control of continuous processes, and illustrates how this control approach can be used to optimize the operating conditions of heat pumps.

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  title={{Model-based Optimizing Control of a Water-to-Water Heat Pump Unit}},
  author={Svensson, Morten C.},
  journal={Modeling, Identification and Control},
  publisher={Norwegian Society of Automatic Control}


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